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The study of American folklore; an introduction (1968)


Author: Brunvand, Jan Harold
Subject: Folklore; Folklore; Volkscultuur; Folklore; Volkskultur; Volkskunde
Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton
Language: English
Digitizing sponsor: Internet Archive
Book contributor: Internet Archive
Collection: printdisabled; inlibrary; browserlending; internetarchivebooks; americana

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Includes bibliographical references

The field of folklore -- The study of folklore -- Bearers of American folk tradition-- Folk speech and naming -- Proverbs and proverbial phrases -- Riddles and other verbal puzzles -- Rhymes and foldk poetry -- Myths and legends -- Folktales -- Folksongs -- Ballads -- Superstitions -- Customs and festivals -- Folk dances and dramas -- Folk games -- Folk gestures -- Folk music -- Folk architecture, handicrafts, and art -- Folk costumes and foods


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